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Author Crabtree, John, 1950- author

Title Unresolved tensions : Bolivia past and present / John Crabtree and Laurence Whitehead
Published Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (320 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Pitt Latin American Series
Pitt Latin American series.
Contents The "long memory" of ethnicity in Bolivia and some temporary oscillations / Xavier Albó -- Let the mestizos stand up and be counted / Carlos Toranzo Roca -- Oversimplifying identities : the debate over what is indigena and what is mestizo / Diego Zavaleta Reyles -- Regionalism revisited / José Luis Roca -- Oppressed or privileged regions? some historical reflections on the use of state resources / Rossana Barragán -- State-society relations in Bolivia: the strength of weakness / George Gray Molina -- The weakness of excess : the Bolivian state in an unbounded democracy / Franz Xavier Barrios Suvelza -- The development of constituent power in Bolivia / Eduardo Rodríguez Veltzé -- Constitution and constitutional reform / Luis Tapia -- Gas and its importance to the Bolivian economy / Carlos Miranda -- Beyond gas : between the narrow-based and broad-based economy / Fernanda Wanderley -- Bolivia in a global setting : economic ties / Juan Antonio Morales -- The perverse effects of globalization in Bolivia / Carlos Arze Vargas -- Conclusion: Bolivia's latest "refoundation" / Laurence Whitehead
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Bolivia -- Economic conditions -- 1982-
Bolivia -- Politics and government -- 1982-2006.
Bolivia -- Race relations.
Form Electronic book
Author Whitehead, Laurence, author
ISBN 0822943557
0822973480 (electronic bk.)
9780822973485 (electronic bk.)